Mars News

'I Spent 17 Years Defending Humans From Aliens On Mars'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech

A former US Marine has claimed that he spent 17 years defending humanity on the surface of Mars. The former serviceman who goes by the name 'Captai...

Is This An 'Alien Cereal Bowl' On Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Tech

Today in things found on Mars that aren't evidence of alien life, but look a bit like it, we present: the alien cereal bowl. Spotted amidst Nasa's ...

Massive New Crater On Mars Sets A Disturbing New Record

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Tech

Astronomers have set a new record for the largest crater ever documented in a before-after photograph. The new crater was spotted on the surface of...

Mars Is Closer To Earth Than It Will Be Until 2016: Here's How To See It

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Tech

Right now Mars is making its closest approach to Earth since 2007 and until at least 2016. And while that event will not signify the end of days, i...

Mars Meteorite's Strange 'Tunnels' And 'Spheres' Reignite Debate About Life

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Tech

A meteorite containing strange tunnels and spheres might be evidence that water once flowed on Mars - and that the planet might have been able to host...

Nasa Solves Mystery Of The Martian Jam Doughnut

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa says it has (probably) solved the mystery of how a 'jam doughnut' shaped rock appeared mysteriously in front of one of its robots. The rock tu...

Nasa Finds Evidence Of Liquid Rivers On Red Planet

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Tech

A remarkable set of images taken by Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter suggests there may still be flowing water somewhere on the planet. The image...

PICS: Mars Rover Curiosity Photographed From Space

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The Spirit and Opportunity Mars rovers are celebrating 10 years on Mars this month - but it looks like it's the newer Curiosity rover which has caught...

Comet 'Siding Spring' To Cause Massive Meteor Shower In 2014... On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Tech

A dramatic meteor show could hit Mars next year, astronomers have reported - and it could cause big problems for our intrepid robotic explorers in orb...

The Red Dust Of Mars Is Actually Full Of Water

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Tech

Just days after Nasa announced the disappointing news that it had failed to find a key chemical associated with life on Mars, there's better news from...

Mars Rover Finds Signs Of 'Drinkable Water' On Red Planet

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's incredibly long-lived Mars rover Opportunity has produced yet more amazing science - more than nine years after it was supposed to have shut do...

Martian 'Robot Arm' Mystery Solved?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Tech

A mysterious metallic object discovered on Mars dubbed a 'robot arm' has been explained by scientists... probably. The strange feature was spotted ...

You Can Now Apply To Colonise Mars

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.03.2013 | UK Tech

Humans might not have landed on Mars yet - but you can already apply to be one of the first to colonise its surface. Only problem? You'll never com...